Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Toby mug
  • Bennington Pottery
  • Toby mug, 1849–1858
  • Where object was made: Bennington, Vermont, United States
  • glazing
  • Object Height/Width: 15 x 9.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 7/8 x 3 9/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3679
Multimedia
Description

Earthenware Toby Mug with a mottled Rockingham glaze. It is the bust of a man in military clothes and a hat. The man is holding something in one of his hands and there is an applied handle on the back of the mug.